Australian Poetry Slam

2017 POETRY SLAM HEATS BEGIN IN JUNE

The Australian Poetry Slam is a national competition for spoken word artists. Anyone can enter. In 2017, 50 heats will be held in towns, cities and suburbs hold slam heats, in state and territory of Australia. Cafe's, libraries, festivals, community halls, pubs and clubs host these events. Audiences award scores to each poet. The favourite poet from each heat is eligible to compete at a regional or state poetry slam final. The best from each state and territory travel to Sydney, to perform for a packed out audience at the National Final. The national slam champion wins prizes and professional gigs.

Tasmanian poetry slam heats 2017

Tas Contact

Yvonne Gluyas
Phone: 0413 321 834

 

LAUNCESTON

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: The Workers Club
66 Elizabeth Street, Launceston TAS
Contact
Website / Facebook: TBC

ULVERSTONE

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: Live at the Wharf
Crescent Street, Ulverstone TAS
Contact
Website / Facebook: TBC

DELORAINE

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: Empire Hotel
19 Emu Bay Rd, Deloraine TAS
(Call hotel on 6362 1029, say "poetry".)
Contact
Website / Facebook: TBC

HOBART

POETRY SLAM HEAT
Host & Feature TBC
Date TBC
Start Time TBC (Registration half hour before start)
Venue: World's End Brewpub
236 Sandy Bay Rd, Hobart TAS
Contact
Website / Facebook: TBC

TASmanian FINAL

See Finals page

Click to see some information from previous years
2015

2016